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Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations (SOR/91-28)

Regulations are current to 2020-12-28 and last amended on 2019-03-04. Previous Versions

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  • — SOR/98-440, s. 7

      • 7 (1) Sections 1 and 3, paragraphs 3(g), (h) and (m) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 4(2), section 5 and subsection 6(1) are deemed to have come into force on December 31, 1990, except that

        • (a) in relation to games of chance any right to play or participate in which was supplied for consideration that became due or was paid before 1997, section 4 of the Regulations, as enacted by section 5, shall be read as follows:

          • 4 A game of chance conducted by a person referred to in section 3 is a prescribed game of chance for the purposes of section 5.1 of Part VI of Schedule V to the Act.

        and

        • (b) subsection 9(1) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 6(1), shall be read without reference to “or an imputed input tax credit” for the purpose of determining the net tax of a provincial gaming authority for reporting periods beginning before January 30, 1998.

      • (2) Section 2 and subsections 6(3) to (6), (8), (10), (11) and (16) are deemed to have come into force on April 1, 1997.

      • (3) Subsection 4(1) is deemed to have come into force on July 27, 1993.

      • (4) Paragraph 3(i) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 4(2), is deemed to have come into force on July 1, 1993.

      • (5) Paragraph 3(j) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 4(2), is deemed to have come into force on June 2, 1994.

      • (6) Paragraph 3(k) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 4(2), is deemed to have come into force on December 2, 1993.

      • (7) Paragraph 3(l) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 4(2), is deemed to have come into force on February 15, 1995.

      • (8) Subsection 4(3) is deemed to have come into force on July 15, 1996.

      • (9) Subsections 6(2), (7), (9) and (15) are deemed to have come into force on January 30, 1998 and apply for the purpose of determining the net tax of provincial gaming authorities for reporting periods beginning on or after that day, except that, for the purposes of determining the net tax of provincial gaming authorities for reporting periods beginning before the day these Regulations are published in the Canada Gazette, clause (d)(iii)(A) of the description of A1 in subsection 7(7) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 6(7), shall be read as follows:

        • (A) the total of all amounts each of which is tax that would have become payable by the authority during the particular period under Division II of Part IX of the Act in respect of an exempt supply of real property made to the authority by way of lease, or a taxable supply of real property made to the authority by way of lease at less than fair market value, if the supply were a taxable supply made at fair market value, or, if section 16 applies to the supply, at the amount determined by the formula in that section,

      • (10) Subsection 6(12) applies to the 1996 and subsequent taxation years.

      • (11) Subsection 6(13) applies to the 1996 taxation year.

      • (12) Subsection 6(14) applies to the 1997 and subsequent taxation years except that, in applying the description of E3 in subsection 7(7) of the Regulations, as enacted by subsection 6(14), to the 1997 taxation year, the reference in clause (i)(A) of that description to “11%” shall be read as a reference to “9.5%” and the reference in subparagraph (ii) of that description to “the tax rate for the participating province” shall be read as a reference to “6%”.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 39

    • 39 For the purposes of Part IX of the Excise Tax Act, if a provincial gaming authority is, or would be in the absence of subsection 261(3) of the Excise Tax Act, entitled to a rebate under subsection 261(1) of the Excise Tax Act of the difference between the amount that was paid by the authority, before the day on which these Regulations are published in the Canada Gazette, as imputed tax payable under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations on gaming expenses for a reporting period of the authority ending after June 30, 2006 and before January 1, 2008 and the amount of the imputed tax payable by the authority on gaming expenses for that reporting period that is computed under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as amended by subsections 12(11), (17), (19), (22) and (25), the authority may, despite subsection 261(3) of the Excise Tax Act, file an application, on or before the day that is one year after the day on which these Regulations are published in the Canada Gazette, for a rebate under subsection 261(1) of the Excise Tax Act of the portion of that difference that is solely attributable to the enactments under those subsections.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 40

    • 40 For the purposes of Part IX of the Excise Tax Act, if a provincial gaming authority is, or would be in the absence of subsection 261(3) of the Excise Tax Act, entitled to a rebate under subsection 261(1) of the Excise Tax Act of the difference between the amount that was paid by the authority, before the day on which these Regulations are published in the Canada Gazette, as imputed tax payable under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations on gaming expenses for a reporting period of the authority ending on or after January 1, 2008 and the amount of the imputed tax payable by the authority on gaming expenses for that reporting period that is computed under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as amended by subsections 12(12), (18), (20), (23) and (26), the authority may, despite subsection 261(3) of the Excise Tax Act, file an application, on or before the day that is one year after the day on which these Regulations are published in the Canada Gazette, for a rebate under subsection 261(1) of the Excise Tax Act of the portion of that difference that is solely attributable to the enactments under those subsections.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 45

    • 45 Subsections 10(4), 11(2) and (4), 12(10), (13), (16) and (21) and sections 13, 14 and 16 are deemed to have come into force on December 31, 1990 except that, in respect of any supply made on or before October 3, 2003,

      • (a) the definition period cost in subsection 5(1) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as enacted by subsection 11(4), is to be read without reference to paragraphs (c) and (d) of that definition;

      • (b) the reference to “tangible personal property or real property” in clause (d)(iii)(A) of the description of A1 in subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as enacted by subsection 12(13), is to be read as a reference to “real property”; and

      • (c) section 13 does not apply to an input tax credit or an imputed input tax credit that a provincial gaming authority claimed in a return that was filed before October 3, 2003 under Division V of Part IX of the Excise Tax Act.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 46

    • 46 Subsections 11(1) and (5) to (7) apply to any supply made after July 5, 2000.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 50

    • 50 Subsection 12(9) applies to any supply made after October 3, 2003.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 51

    • 51 Subsections 12(11), (17) and (19) apply to any reporting period of a provincial gaming authority that ends on or after July 1, 2006.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 52

    • 52 Subsections 12(12), (18) and (20) apply to any reporting period of a provincial gaming authority that ends on or after January 1, 2008.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 53

    • 53 Subsections 12(14) and (15) apply for the purpose of determining, under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, the imputed tax payable by a provincial gaming authority on gaming expenses for any reporting period of the authority that ends after January 1, 1996.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 54

    • 54 Subsection 12(22) applies to the 2006 and 2007 calendar years, except that, in respect of the 2006 calendar year, the references to “10%” and “4%” in the description of E3 in subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as enacted by subsection 12(22), are to be read as references to “10.5%” and “4.5%”, respectively.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 55

    • 55 Subsection 12(23) applies to the 2008 and 2009 calendar years.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 56

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 57

    • 57 Subsection 12(25) applies to the 2006 and 2007 calendar years, except that, in respect of the 2006 calendar year, the references to “5%” in the description of E4 in subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as enacted by subsection 12(25), are to be read as references to “5.5%”.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 58

    • 58 Subsection 12(26) applies to the 2008 and subsequent calendar years.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 59

    • 59 Subsection 15(1) applies for the purpose of determining, under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, the imputed tax payable by a provincial gaming authority in respect of expenses incurred by the Interprovincial Lottery Corporation in conducting a game of chance for any reporting period of the authority that ends on or after July 1, 2006.

  • — SOR/2011-56, s. 60

    • 60 Subsection 15(2) applies for the purpose of determining, under subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, the imputed tax payable by a provincial gaming authority in respect of expenses incurred by the Interprovincial Lottery Corporation in conducting a game of chance for any reporting period of the authority that ends on or after January 1, 2008.

  • — SOR/2012-191, s. 51

    • 51 Subsections 3(1) and (3) apply in respect of any reporting period of a provincial gaming authority that begins after February 28, 2014.

  • — SOR/2012-191, s. 52

    • 52 Subsection 3(2) applies in respect of a reporting period of a provincial gaming authority that includes February 28, 2014.

  • — SOR/2013-44, s. 41

      • 41 (1) Subsection 1(1) applies to the 2013 calendar year.

      • (2) Subsection 1(2) applies to the 2014 and subsequent calendar years.

  • — SOR/2016-119, s. 20

    • 20 Section 3 applies in respect of any reporting period of a provincial gaming authority that ends on or after February 28, 2017, except that in respect of the reporting period of the provincial gaming authority that includes February 28, 2017, subclause (i)(A)(II) of the description of E3 in subsection 7(7) of the Games of Chance (GST/HST) Regulations, as enacted by section 3, is to be read as follows:

  • — SOR/2016-212, s. 21

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